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Huntsville Ranchers Receive Texas Beef Quality Assurance Award

For Immediate Release: Aug. 9, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – Howard and Carolyn Davis of San Jacinto Ranch in Huntsville, Texas, were announced as this year’s recipients of the Texas Beef Quality Assurance (BQA) Award. The award was presented Monday during the 2013 Beef Cattle Short Course in College . . . → Read More:

State Sen. Glenn Hegar to Speak at Cattle Raisers Summer Meeting

For Immediate Release: June 7, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – State Sen. Glenn Hegar, Katy, has been added to the lineup of speakers that will address cattle producers from Texas and Oklahoma at the 2013 Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) summer meeting.

The meeting will be at . . . → Read More:

RRC Chair Barry Smitherman to Talk Oil & Gas at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 20, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – An in-depth discussion of the Texas oil and gas industry and its impacts on landowners will take place during the breakout session sponsored by the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) Natural Resources & Environment and Legislative & . . . → Read More:

TX Attorney General to Address Ranchers at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 18, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – Texas Attorney General Greg Abbott will speak to ranchers and landowners during the Opening General Session of 136th Annual Cattle Raisers Convention, March 22-24, in Fort Worth. Abbott will speak at the Saturday session at 11:15 a.m.

“With our . . . → Read More:

Sen. Cornyn Announced as Speaker at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 13, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – U.S. Senator John Cornyn will speak to cattlemen and women during the Opening General Session of the136th Annual Cattle Raisers Convention, March 22-24 in Fort Worth. Cornyn will speak at the Saturday session at approximately 10:45 a.m.

“I look . . . → Read More:

U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway; State Rep. Charlie Geren to Address Ranchers at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: March 5, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway, Midland, and Texas Rep. Charlie Geren, Fort Worth, will discuss the latest on federal and state government actions at one of the many breakout sessions during the 136th annual Cattle Raisers Convention in Fort Worth, . . . → Read More:

Baxter Black, Jake Hooker and Perini Ranch Headline Events at Cattle Raisers Convention

For Immediate Release: Feb. 24, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – Well-known cowboy poet, Baxter Black, will speak to the crowd during the Closing General Session of the 2013 Cattle Raisers Convention March 22-24 in Fort Worth.

A former large animal veterinarian, Black is best known for his newspaper column . . . → Read More:

Cattle Industry Faces Crossroad of Supply, Demand and Drought

For Immediate Release: Jan. 24, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – Today’s rancher is faced with 3 major challenges: a looming financial crisis that is slowing consumer demand for beef, the lowest cattle supplies since the 1940s, and a lingering drought that has expanded to other parts of the country. . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Offers Free BQA Training in Clarendon

For Immediate Release: Jan. 16, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – Beef producers can get free training to help them become more competitive by attending the Texas Beef Quality Producer (TBQP) program in Clarendon, Tuesday, Jan. 29, at the Donley County extension office from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.

“The . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Kicks Off 2013 Ranching 101 Series Jan. 15 in Fort Worth

For Immediate Release: Jan. 9, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-673-3906

Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a Ranching 101 seminar Tuesday, Jan. 15, at 1 p.m. at TSCRA headquarters in Fort Worth. This is the first seminar in the monthly series and will focus on . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers Host Monthly Luncheon in Dilley

For Immediate Release: Jan. 7, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will hold its monthly luncheon Thursday, Jan. 17, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at Pacho Garcia Café in Dilley, Texas.

Jim Kee, president and chief economist, South Texas Money Management, will . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers to Host Ranch Gathering in Alpine

For Immediate Release: Jan. 7, 2013
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Tuesday, Jan. 22, at the Holland Hotel in Alpine. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

Attendees will meet Ronnie Hunt, the . . . → Read More:

Texas Ranchers Call on EPA to Lift RFS Standard

For Immediate Release: Sept. 27 , 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Austin, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) called on the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Wednesday to waive the current Renewable Fuels Standard (RFS) in light of corn shortages and soaring feed costs across the U.S.

According to TSCRA, . . . → Read More:

Ted Cruz to Speak at Cattle Raisers Fall Meeting in Austin

For Immediate Release: Sept. 11 , 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Fort Worth, Texas – U.S. Senate candidate Ted Cruz will speak at the general session of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) fall meeting Wednesday, Sept. 26, at the Sheraton Austin at the Capitol. Cruz is scheduled to . . . → Read More:

TSCRA to Host Ranch Gathering in Lubbock

For Immediate Release: Aug. 30 , 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a ranch gathering Saturday, Sept. 8, at Cagle Steaks in Lubbock. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

Texas State House Representatives Charles Perry, . . . → Read More:

TSCRA to Host Ranch Gathering in Spearman; Cattle Theft Topic of Discussion

For Immediate Release: July 10 , 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, July 19, at the O’Loughlin Center in Spearman. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

TSCRA Special Ranger Ben . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Hosts Range and Pasture Field Day in Granbury

For Immediate Release: June 6, 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Fort Worth, Texas – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a Range and Pasture Field Day from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., Friday, June 29, at the 7R Ranch in Granbury.

The field day is designed to teach landowners . . . → Read More:

TSCRA TO HOST RANCH GATHERING IN BOWIE

For Immediate Release: May 23, 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, May 31, at the Bowie Community Center in Bowie. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. followed by a complimentary beef dinner.

Donnell Brown, seedstock and . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Hosts Gathering in Graford; Senator Estes, Rep. Keffer to Speak

For Immediate Release: May 10, 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, May 24, at Holt River Ranch in Graford. A reception will kick off the gathering at 5:30 p.m., followed by a complimentary barbecue dinner . . . → Read More:

CATTLE RAISERS HOST RANCH GATHERING AT WASHINGTON ON THE BRAZOS STATE PARK

For Immediate Release: May 10, 2012
Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, May 17, at the Washington on the Brazos State Park Conference Center in Washington. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m., followed by a complimentary beef . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers Host Ranch Gathering in Saginaw

For Immediate Release: April 27, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Tuesday, May 8, at Bonds Ranch in Saginaw, Texas. Bonds Ranch was awarded BEEF Magazine’s 2011 Beef Stocker Award. The gathering will begin at 5:30 . . . → Read More:

2012 Cattle Raiser’s Convention to Feature Beef Industry Expert Panel

For Immediate Release: March 21, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – A world class panel of beef industry experts will provide a look into how the cattle industry will transform over the next 15 years at the Opening General Session of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) convention . . . → Read More:

Regulatory Concerns Taken to Issue at 2012 Cattle Raiser Convention

For Immediate Release: March 13, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – As expanding federal government regulations continue to yeild concern and uncertainty in the cattle industry, cattle raisers attending the 2012 Texas and Southwester Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) convention, March 30-April 1 in Fort Worth will have the opportunity to . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers Convention Features Session on Animal Disease Traceability

For Immediate Release: March 2, 2012
Contact: Marissa Patton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Cattle producers attending the 2012 TSCRA Convention, March 30-April 1 in Fort Worth will have the opportunity to learn how the animal disease traceability framework proposed by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) and the proposed cattle tagging requirement . . . → Read More:

TSCRA HOSTS RANCH GATHERING AT CHISHOLM TRAIL HERITAGE CENTER IN DUNCAN

For Immediate Release: Nov. 7, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, Nov. 17 at the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center in Duncan, Okla.

The gathering will begin at 5 p.m. . . . → Read More:

Ranching 101 Seminar Scheduled for Nov. 15 in Fort Worth

For Immediate Release: Nov. 7, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) will host a Ranching 101 seminar, Tuesday, Nov. 15 at 1 p.m. at TSCRA headquarters in Fort Worth.

This seminar is part of a series . . . → Read More:

Cattle Raisers Host Ranch Gathering at Y Bar Ranch

For Immediate Release: Oct. 28, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, Nov. 3 at the Y Bar Ranch in Fowlerton.

The gathering will begin at 6 p.m. with registration . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Hosts Ranch Gathering in Mount Pleasant

For Immediate Release: Oct. 27, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Tuesday, Nov. 1 at Priefert Manufacturing in Mount Pleasant.

The gathering will begin at 1 p.m. with registration followed . . . → Read More:

Preventing Livestock and Property Theft Headline TSCRA Ranch Gathering in Denton

For Immediate Release: Oct. 19, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

FORT WORTH, TEXAS – Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Thursday, Oct. 27, at the Buffalo Valley Event Center in Denton. The gathering will begin at 6 p.m. with . . . → Read More:

TSCRA Hosts Ranch Gathering in Crowell

For Immediate Release: Oct. 17, 2011

Contact: Carmen Fenton, 512-469-0171

Come join the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) for a ranch gathering Tuesday, Oct. 25, at the Crowell Activity Center in Crowell, Texas. The gathering will begin at 6 p.m. with registration followed by presentations, . . . → Read More: